IBM Mobile Connect (previous product name – IBM Lotus Mobile Connect) is VPN (Virtual Private Network) solution, that allows customer hide services like IBM Traveler, IBM Sametime, IBM iNotes and others behind firewall and not to put it in public Internet. This solutions provides also to internal resources available only when user is in LAN, by providing transparent micro-VPN. Micro-VPN is done on application level, so only this particular application requests routed to LAN. IBM Mobile Connect supports “Single Sign-On” approach, which eliminates need to enter password in every backend system.
Organizations who made wise decision and has deployed IBM Notes and Domino platform for collaboration, IBM Mobile Connect client licences are included in IBM Notes licence. Thus only server part should be purchased – IBM Mobile Connect Server.